Best New Program Premieres of 2016

Best New Program Premieres of 2016

By my count, 215 new programs and program seasons from the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada premiered stateside in 2016. Of them, here are my picks for the best 20 that were brand-spanking-new to the US.

British TV to Watch in October 2016: Black Mirror, Brief Encounters, The Durrells, and More!

British TV to Watch in October 2016: Black Mirror, Brief Encounters, The Durrells, and More!

Autumn is here, and with the crispness of the air and fewer hours of daylight come a bevy of British TV premieres, including some of the most highly-anticipated program returns.

British TV to Watch in May 2016: Line of Duty, Penny Dreadful, Wallander & LOTS More [UPDATED]

British TV to Watch in May 2016: Line of Duty, Penny Dreadful, Wallander & LOTS More [UPDATED]

Twenty British, Irish, Australian, and Canadian series premiere nationally in the US in May, while In the Club debuts on, and Scott & Bailey and Shetland return to, public TV stations.

2015 British TV Year in Review: Favorite New Shows in the US

2015 British TV Year in Review: Favorite New Shows in the US

One hundred thirty TV shows from British Commonwealth territories and Ireland were new to the US in 2015, and selecting my fifteen favorites of the year took some doing.